“Whispers continue to circulate that DeMar DeRozan’s camp will be after the new mid-max (a whopping $25.3 million) a year from now and there is no way the Raptors will be comfortable footing that bid.”
At long last, the Toronto Raptors have secured their own D-League team. The franchise will be based in Mississauga at the Hershey’s Centre and will be named something along the lines of “Raptors905″, according to a report from Doug Smith of the Toronto Star.
Having struck out on several other candidates, the Toronto Raptors’ search for willing assistants presses onwards. Next up: former Thunder assistant Rex Kalamian and former Bull assistant Andy Greer. This report comes from TNT’s David Aldridge, by way of Sportsnet. There’s not too much information about the two candidates. Greer served under Tom Thibodeau’s last season and… Read more »
Scariolo joins Monty Williams (Thunder) and Dan Erman (Pelicans) in the growing line of candidates who have declined Toronto’s offer to join the assistant staff. The Raptors have two vacancies to fill after dismissing assistants Bill Bayno and Tom Sterner in mid-May.